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Fun Fabrics

Well working in a Fabric shop is already having its little perks! Friday when I went in, there was a stack of fabrics on an upstairs table. I didn’t really give it much glance, other than to give it a once over and pick out some cute patterns. I’d assumed they were a work in…

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Foldover biscuits

or semi-homemade turnovers. Jaia is my breakfast girl. She likes bacon, sausage, not-sausage patties or links, eggs, toast, pancakes etc.. you name it- for breakfast. She likes and needs a meal to keep her going. Very infrequently, I buy a container of pre-made buttermilk biscuits from Trader joes – they’re handy to have and easy…

Thoughts –

Today is my day to GO TO WORK. What an odd thing for me to say – for 18 years my work has been attached to me in various forms. Nursing, co-sleeping, baby wearing, homeschooling. It was hard, but rewarding work. I both discovered myself as a “mom”, but lost myself as a “woman”. I’m…

Monday, Monday

It’s funny how a blog post idea can change from morning to night. I’m sitting here with Jaia, eating Tacos and watching an old movie with Fred Astaire. Movies she and I love to watch but no one else really does. We are the only ones home tonight  –  (and also Gilmore Girls) My husband…

Wednesday!

Today is a good day – Today I awoke to a quite house. The television was off and lights were not blaring. I have children who get up and take care of themselves – and throw laundry in when you ask🙂 And today I start my job! my JOB! lol! I am excited and nervous…

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Spiraling

I can feel myself spiraling down into a bit of a depressed state again . I’m not 100% sure why –  well maybe it’s been the lack of “me” time once  again. Setting aside yoga or cycling hours to drive my children around sometimes hits its tolls on me. I have to remind myself that…

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What a week –

Last week was such an emotional week for us – We lost power for about 26 hours last Wednesday when a big, fast moving storm rolled through and knocked down hundreds of trees – although from what I’ve heard, others had lost there’s for much, much longer  – an acquaintance for 72 hours!! Rowan’s old pet…